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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We stayed at Benchmark for two nights. The whole property is delightful, and our room was well appointed and immaculate - really a cut ablove other places we have stayed while on tour in BC and Alberta. Lots of extras - beautiful ornaments and pictures, robes (there is a pool and hot tub) fluffy towels, nice toiletries, picnic equipment, best...

1Thank CycleVon
British Columbia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

My hubby and I had planned to stay during the summer but with my new job, we had to postpone our vacation to October. The weather wasn't the best but the "sun" came out when we met the fabulous hosts of the clean, wonderful B&B! Steve and Gail are beyond wonderful people. So is there wonderful son, "Ocean!" LOL (inside...

1Thank Teresa W
Cotacachi, Ecuador
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We had a wonderful stay at this beautiful B&B. Could not ask for finer hosts (Gail & Steve). They were fun, accommodating, informative and delightful. The breakfasts were top rated. Gail was an extraordinary chef. Steve was witty and charming. They both work hard at maintaining this gorgeous property. Their son was helpful and arranged wine tours that were superb...

1Thank Mark W
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The room was lovely, the service delightful & the food delicious (even for my celiac partner). However, it was the view from the privacy of our two person lawn pod that really sets Benchmark apart. The big couch like pod with its folding roof afforded us our own world from which to watch the sun set and lie under the...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My wife and I spent 2 nights at this amazing B&B . It is so much more than a B&B ...Steve , Gail and Orson were just the perfect hosts, the most polite,kind and friendly people we have had the privilege to meet . We enjoyed the local wines ...made full use of the hot tub and even went on...

1Thank Malcolm O
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stayed for 4 nights at the end of August and and a wonderful time! The rooms are spacious, spotless & have amazing views. The pool and hot tub are sparkling clean and the outdoor raised deck is a perfect spot to enjoy the fabulous breakfasts cooked by Gail ... 10 stars! Steve provided a wealth of local information, when...

1Thank DHowell9
Richmond, Canada
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Where do I begin... The moment you are greeted by the gracious hosts (Gail and Steve), you feel at home right away! It's almost as if you are on an episode of "Cheers". Names are remembered, titles are lost, everyone is equal and there to experience and share great memories. You can feel that Gail and Steve are passionate about...

1Thank claytonkhoo
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Benchmark if probably the best B&B I have ever stayed at. Our hosts were friendly and generous with their time and helpful tips on things to do. The rooms are beutifully appointed, large and clean. The pool and views are spectacular - well worth a visit.

1Thank pmahon
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We stayed here in August. It is perfectly located right off the KVR for cyclists and across the street from a little wine shop. The hosts are phenomenal and they have clearly put a lot of work and love into the place. The attention to detail is incredible, the view hard to beat and the pool and breakfasts great too!...

2Thank TCGCanada
Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We just spent 9 days at Benchmark B&B and couldn't have asked for a nicer place to stay. The rooms are private and there is a wonderful view of the lake from your bedroom window. Did I mention the great pool and hot tub? Gail is a fabulous cook and the breakfasts were amazing. Thanks for all the local advice...

1Thank SusanRR9

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Benchmark Estate offers luxury air conditioned pool side suites with panoramic lake views, private entrances and patios. All rooms have full bathrooms, Queen Pillow top mattresses, modern furnishings and include a Gourmet breakfast. Outdoor facilities include full size heated salt water pool, BBQ pavilion and hot tub dramatically situated on a bluff overlooking Naramata Creek and Lake. Very secluded situation yet only 1Km to KVR Trail and close to village center, beaches, vineyards and wineries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Benchmark B & B

Address: 1306 Smethurst Rd, Naramata, British Columbia V0H 1N0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Okanagan Valley > Naramata
Price Range: $199 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Benchmark B & B Naramata
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“There are four rooms and I am sure they would be equally good”
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“All rooms were similar (excellent)... The Ruby seemed to have a bit more space.”
 of 5 bubbles DHowell9, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Ruby room is the largest and most private as there is a hallway that divides you from the rest of the suites.”
 of 5 bubbles claytonkhoo, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the ruby room which was lovely”
 of 5 bubbles pmahon, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
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